Eric Lustbader - Author

About the Author

Eric Van Lustbader is the author of numerous novels in a variety of styles, but is most widely known as the author of twenty international bestselling thrillers including The Ninja and Black Heart. Born in New York City, he currently lives in New York state.

Featured books by Eric Lustbader

Blood Trust

Blood Trust

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 30/01/2014

Alli Carson was once First Daughter, only child of the US President. Then, after a car crash killed her father and hospitalised her mother. Alli battled her grief and threw herself into her FBI training at the elite Fearington Institute.Alli thought she had nothing more to lose...but she was wrong. On the same night that her mother dies from her injuries, Alli's boyfriend is brutally murdered - and she is the only suspect. Suspended from her work, bewildered and alone, Alli must find a way to contact the one person she can trust: National Security Adviser, Jack McClure.Jack knows that Alli is innocent. So who would want to frame her for murder? With Fearington in lockdown, they must navigate a treacherous underworld of violence and intrigue to uncover the truth...

Last Snow

Last Snow

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/11/2013

Four days ago, US senator Lloyd Berns was killed in a hit-and-run on the island of Capri. His death deals a serious blow to President Carson's precarious new administration - but more worrying is that Berns was never officially on Capri. According to the White House, Berns was on a tour of the Ukraine. Agent Jack McClure is in Moscow, babysitting Carson's troubled daughter. But the President needs Jack to investigate the senator's final days in the Ukraine, and since Alli Carson won't be parted from her protector, he'll have to take her along. Their starting point is the senator's last known contact: K. Rochev. But all they find at Rochev's address is the body of a young woman, brutally executed. And now Jack and Alli have attracted dangerous attention from the Ukranian police, the FSB, and the Russian mafia...

Father Night

Father Night

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/09/2013

A new president. A new life. Orphan Alli Carson has taken up a post at Fearington, the elite covert training school. Now she fears that the people who worked relentlessly to undermine her father - ultimately causing his death - are targeting her too. Meanwhile, Washington's top agent, Jack McClure, is being threatened by one of Russia's most fearsome assassins. But is this the work of his lover's criminal family, or an attempt to remove him before the American government can call upon him for aid? All paths collide at the feet of one man, an old legend adapting to an ever-changing landscape. A man who was lost in the records of Nazism's worst atrocities, but whose heinous cause is still very much alive. A man code-named Father Night...

eBooks of the Month
Robert Ludlum's: The Bourne Legacy

Robert Ludlum's: The Bourne Legacy

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/02/2010

Another gripping instalment in the bestselling Bourne series. Fast-paced high drama as you would expect. Trying to live a peaceful life but hunted down by an assassin, David Webb needs to become Jason Bourne - for the last time...   The Bourne series: 1. The Bourne Identity2. The Bourne Supremacy3. The Bourne Ultimatum4. The Bourne Legacy (with Eric Van Lustbader)5. The Bourne Betrayal (with Eric Van Lustbader)6. The Bourne Sanction (with Eric Van Lustbader)

eBooks of the Month
Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Betrayal

Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Betrayal

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/02/2010

If you are a fan of the Jason Bourne films then this thriller will suit you down to the ground. In picking up the stories Lustbader has gone more for the Jason Bourne made popular by Matt Damon rather than the older Bourne of the Ludlum stories but this is still a great action thriller with espionage and plot twists galore.   The Bourne series: 1. The Bourne Identity2. The Bourne Supremacy3. The Bourne Ultimatum4. The Bourne Legacy (with Eric Van Lustbader)5. The Bourne Betrayal (with Eric Van Lustbader)6. The Bourne Sanction (with Eric Van Lustbader)

eBooks of the Month

Other books by Eric Lustbader

Black Blade

Black Blade

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 10/07/2014

An epic standalone novel by Eric Van Lustbader, author of THE NINJA. In New York City, a chain of brutal murders begins.... In Washington, a plot conceived at the highest levels of American government is at work to bring the economic colossus of Japan to its knees.... In Tokyo, a critical power struggle is nearing its final stages for control of the enigmatic Black Blade Society, an ostensibly political cabal whose motives may encompass far more than politics...

Shallows of the Night

Shallows of the Night

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 10/07/2014

From the author of THE NINJA comes the second book in Eric Van Lustbader's epic fantasy series, THE SUNSET WARRIOR CYCLE. Trained as a master in the ancient arts of love and war, Ronin the Bladesman rebelled and turned his lethal sword against the tyrannical War Lords of the Freehold. Now his mission takes him beyond the dead ice sea to the war-torn continent of man, seething with dreams of power and clogged with the spilt blood of humanity. Neither the barbarous delights of the cities nor the desolate horrors of border warfare can halt the Sunset Warrior. For Ronin alone can deliver the darkening planet from the ultimate horror of annihilation - the apocalyptic coming of The Dolman ...

Zero

Zero

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/06/2014

An epic standalone novel by Eric Van Lustbader, author of THE NINJA. Although American painter Michael Doss has been schooled in the ancient ways of the warrior, he leads a quiet life. Until the tragic death of his father ignites the warrior spirit in his blood that will not be quenched until he uncovers the secret of his father's enigmatic life. His journey plunges him into a dangerous underworld, where he finds himself in lethal combat with a sinister Japanese organization that is bent on destroying the United States through global economic chaos. Doss is trapped. His only chance for survival is a final confrontation, face to face, with the vile assassin behind it all, Zero.

Jian

Jian

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/06/2014

From the author of THE NINJA comes the first book in Eric Van Lustbader's CHINA MAROC series. Jian is the Champion, the Man who Excels. His arts are martial and philosophic, terrifyingly physical, cruelly cerebral. Who is he? What are his aims? Is he Jake Maroc: a man haunted by his past, threatened by his present, careless for his future - except to exact the vengeance which is his? Is he Nichiren, Jake's deadly adversary, as skilled in the arts of survival as Maroc himself? Four pieces of jade hold the answer: like pieces in wei qi, the Chinese game of strategy, they are to be used as part of a Grand Game. Honk Kong is part of the prize - but only part. As violence breeds violence, deception breeds chaos and the great nations of the world manoeuvre for position, one man and his secret strategy could destroy them all...

Shan

Shan

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/06/2014

From the author of THE NINJA comes the second book in Eric Van Lustbader's CHINA MAROC series. On a high plateau in the heart of Asia lies Shan, the holy site where men are tested and the deepest secrets of Eastern mysticism are revealed. Enter into the challenge of Jake Maroc, a man of almost supernatural gifts, who is commissioned to help China fulfill its ancient destiny-as the future of the world hangs in the balance.

Sirens

Sirens

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/06/2014

An epic standalone novel by Eric Van Lustbader, author of THE NINJA. .In the scorching heart of Hollywood, a place of broken dreams and twisted ideals, one woman must find her own values and her own salvation. Daina Whitney is destined for an Oscar and a place among the Hollywood elite. Her ambition is both fuelled and tempered by her overwhelming love for Rubens, the ruthless producer with whom she lives, and by her driving obsession to avenge the brutal death of her best friend. Set against the glamorous backdrop of the movie industry, the extravagance.

Dragons on the Sea of Night

Dragons on the Sea of Night

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/06/2014

Exotic, erotic - Lustbader is back. His first fantasy novel for sixteen years, and it's well worth waiting for. He is Ronin no more. He is the Dai-San, the Sunset Warrior: glorious and terrible to behold. Neither man nor god, yet the power he wields is beyond description. With it, he slayed the Dolman, the dark angel of Chaos. But the Dai-San is not invincible. He still has bitter lessons to learn. Along the darkest road of his struggles, the Dai-San was aided by his beloved bond-brother Moichi; and in his moments of relief he earned the love of Chiisai. They are his greatest allies, for they are unswerving in their loyalty: they are his greatest weakness, for each has seen inside his soul and knows how he can be defeated. Now, in a world where nothing is as it seems and dangerous ambitions are brutally realized, Chaos finds an agent through which it can return and once again challenge its deadliest enemy, the Dai-San. And whatever the prize, Chaos will have its revenge...

Dai-San

Dai-San

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/06/2014

From the author of THE NINJA comes the third book in Eric Van Lustbader's epic fantasy series, THE SUNSET WARRIOR CYCLE. The triumph of evil draws close. Sorcerous hordes gather beneath the sheer walls of Kamado, last outpost of the human race. The world shudders as the deathless armies of darkness gain ground. In the smoking forests and high, frozen wastelands the bestial legions of The Dolman are marshalled for the final savage onslaught. On the last stage of his desperate mission, Ronin the Bladesman seeks the power of the warrior mages. Only their ancient wisdom and deadly skills can fulfil his destiny and secure salvation for humanity. The swords are drawn for the Last Battle - between the forces of annihilation and THE SUNSET WARRIOR.

White Ninja

White Ninja

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/10/2009

White Ninja by Eric Lustbader

The Miko

The Miko

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 25/09/2009

The Miko by Eric Lustbader

Angel Eyes

Angel Eyes

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/08/2009

Angel Eyes by Eric Lustbader

The Kaisho

The Kaisho

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/08/2009

The Kaisho by Eric Lustbader

Floating City

Floating City

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/07/2009

Floating City by Eric Lustbader

Dark Homecoming

Dark Homecoming

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/07/2009

Mega-thrilling new Miami-based blockbuster from rejuvenated maestro. New setting, new approach, new launch from HarperCollins. Time for Nicholas Linnear's tough-guy friend Lew Croaker to take centre-stage in a supercharged new thriller - Lustbader's best since The Ninja. Croaker is trying to mind his own business in Miami when he gets caught up in the bad, bad magic of the Bonita brothers, Heitor and Antonio, and then falls into temptation himself when his neice takes an overdose and he needs desperately to find her a kidney for transplant. Will he get involved in the sinister illegal transplant trade? All roads seem to lead back to the brothers and, ultimately, a terrifying dilemma for Croaker: can he kill a friend to save his own flesh and blood? A super-confident novel about family, fear, courage, good rock music and voodoo, Dark Homecoming is a novel that must be read at full volume!

Pale Saint

Pale Saint

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/06/1999

Eric Lustbader takes us to the cutting edge of technology with this unique novel of suspense. New York City Homicide Detective Jon Christopher has a perfect record bringing serial killers to justice, but now all that has changed: the genocidal maniac dubbed the Pale Saint has eluded him for 18 months. When Christopher's best friend, assistant D.A. Bobby Austin becomes the Pale Saint's latest victim, Christopher's need to catch the killer becomes of matter of personal obsession. Forced to take desparate measures in order to track down the Pale Saint, Christopher enlists an unexpected partner, the great lost love of his life, Austin's widow, Cassandra, a brilliant genetic engineer. Together they make a cataclysmic decision: they will create and train a clone of the Pale Saint, his mirror image, to become the human bullet that will bring the wily killer down. Eric Lustbader's new novel is an intense, breathless chase to root out and destroy the ultimate evil. And in redefining the age-old mysteries of love and death, loyalty and betrayal, sin and redemption, Pale Saint forces us to confront the most profound questions of our time: What defines a human being? What constitutes a family? What right do scientists have to breach the barrier of the unknown?

The Sunset Warrior

The Sunset Warrior

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 25/10/1993

The Sunset Warrior by Eric Lustbader